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UP - TX6 Business Overpass

Photos 

West Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in May 2018

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BH Photo #429027

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Sh 6 Bus on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Marlin, Falls County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Builders
- Austin Bridge Co. of Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia
- Austin Road Co. of Austin, Texas
- Julian Montgomery
Railroads
- International & Great Northern Railroad (I&GN)
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 146.0 ft.
Also called
MoPac - TX6 Business Overpass
T&P - TX6 Business Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.29240, -96.89811   (decimal degrees)
31°17'33" N, 96°53'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/700065/3463914 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 090740004905057 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 81720 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2018: New photos from David Backlin
  • May 30, 2018: New Street View added by David Backlin

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